Keyword:BZDB5 Fiction; Love Lives Paperback

Sort

Showing 1-20 of 103

Image for Brick Lane

Brick Lane

By: Ali, Monica

Price: $13.00

Publisher: United States, Doubleday: 2003

Seller ID: 13070526

ISBN: 0385606737

Condition: Near Fine


416 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. In this tale of two Muslim sisters, Monica Ali explores their different lives and how they shape their fates. Nazneen, married off in her teens to an older man, lives in a tower block in London's East End whilst her sister finds heartbreak with a "love marriage" back home in Bangladesh. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Romance & Women's Fiction; ISBN: 0385606737. ISBN/EAN: 9780385606738. Inventory No: 13070526. Paperback View more info

Image for Portrait in Sepia

Portrait in Sepia

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Flamingo: 2003

Seller ID: 09022290

ISBN: 0007123019

Condition: Good


Portrait in Sepia is both a magnificent historical novel set at the end of the nineteenth century in Chile and a marvellous family saga peopled by characters from Daughter of Fortune and The House of the Spirits, two of Allende's most celebrated novels. As a young girl, Aurora del Valle, suffered a brutal trauma that has shaped her character and erased from her mind all recollection of the first five years of her life. Raised by her ambitious grandmother, the regal and commanding Paulina del Valle, she grows up in a privileged environment, free of the limitations that circumscribe the lives of... View more info

Image for Ruby - Landry Series #1

Ruby - Landry Series #1

By: Andrews, V. C.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Simon and Schuster: 1995

Seller ID: 19070220

ISBN: 0671759345

Condition: Fair


442 pages. Covers have moderate creasing. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine has moderate lean and moderate reading creases. Pages are reasonably tanned. In the heart of the bayou, Ruby Landry lives a simple, happy life. But innocence can't last forever... The only family Ruby Landry has ever known are her loving guardian, Grandmere Catherine, a Cajun spiritual healer, and her drunken, outcast Grandperb Jack. Although thinking about her dead mother and mysterious father sometimes makes her feel as mournful as the wind sighing through the Spanish moss, Ruby is grateful for all she has. H... View more info

Image for Running from Safety : An Adventure of the Spirit

Running from Safety : An Adventure of the Spirit

By: Bach, Richard

Price: $9.00

Publisher: USA, Delta Publishing: 1995

Seller ID: 16080179

ISBN: 0385315287

Condition: Good


346 pages. Covers have light creasing. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. Previous owner's name in ink. Richard Bach made a promise, fifty years ago, to come back through time and teach himself everything he had learned from living. The pledge was forgotten until the day when, midair in his paraglider, Richard met Dickie Bach, age nine, who expected the promise to be kept. In this intimate adventure of mind and heart, Richard sets out to show Dickie the things that matter, and finds his teaching doesn't go as planned. Here is a book spun from deli... View more info

Image for Career Girls

Career Girls

By: Bagshawe, Louise

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Orion: 1995

Seller ID: 14020193

ISBN: 1857976894

Condition: Good


372 pages. Covers have superficial rubbing/wear. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine has minimal reading creases. Edges of pages are significantly foxed. Best friends at Oxford University, Topaz and Rowena, turn into rivals when they fall out over a man. Thereafter, they battle against each other in both their professional and personal lives until a chance for reconciliation leads to a happy ending as both girls find love and career fulfilment. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Romance & Women's Fiction; ISBN: 1857976894. ISBN/EAN: 9781857976892. Inventory No: 14020193. Paperba... View more info

Image for Eucalyptus

Eucalyptus

By: Bail, Murray

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australia, Text Pub. Co.: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16080161

ISBN: 1875847944

Condition: Good


255 pages. Covers have moderate creasing. Spine is uncreased. Pages are reasonably tanned. Previous owner's name in ink. 1999 Winner of the Miles Franklin Award and the Commonwealth Writers Prize. On a property in western New South Wales a man named Holland lives with his daughter Ellen. Over the years, as she grows into a beautiful young woman, he plants hundreds of different gum trees on his land. When Ellen is nineteen her father announces his decision: she will marry the man who can name all his species of eucalyptus, down to the last tree...Eucalyptus is a modern fairy tale and an unpredi... View more info

Image for A Fine and Private Place

A Fine and Private Place

By: Beagle, Peter S.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Corgi: 1963

Edition: Early Edition

Seller ID: 15040466

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fair


222 pages. Front and back hinges are taped. Surface tear on front cover. Covers have moderate creasing and moderate rubbing/wear. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are considerably tanned. Conversing in a mausoleum with the dead, an eccentric recluse is tugged back into the world by a pair of ghostly lovers bearing an extraordinary gift--the final chance for his own happiness. When challenged by a faithless wife and aided by a talking raven, the lives of the living and the dead may be renewed by courage and passion, but only if not belatedly. Told with an elegiac wi... View more info

Image for Agent Provocateur

Agent Provocateur

By: Bleasdale, Faith

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Book Club Associates: 2004

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 18120134

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


438 pages. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are reasonably tanned. When Grace enters into a bet with happily married Betty, the issue at stake is fidelity. The prize is Betty's husband. Grace and Betty were never going to be the best of friends. Grace is a honey trapper, hired to tempt unfaithful men, while Betty is a magazine journalist with a brief to write a profile of Grace's career. Each has a moral outlook that places them worlds apart and - inevitably - fireworks explode when Betty first interviews Grace. But fate plays its hand as the two women are manipulated... View more info

Image for A Sudden Change of Heart

A Sudden Change of Heart

By: Bradford, Barbara Taylor

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Harper Collins: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 10120003

ISBN: 000783375X

Condition: Very Good


335 pages. Minor reading creases to spine. Minor spine lean. Laura Valiant is a successful art historian, running her own company. She and her husband, Doug, a Wall Street lawyer, share an idyllic marriage. But Laura's trust in her husband is shaken when she discovers he has a secret life apart from her - a life which will rock their love. Clare Benson is Laura's childhood friend. They've been together through thick and thin, good and bad. When Clare asks Laura the biggest favour and greatest honour of all - to be guardian to her teenage daughter, Natasha - Laura discovers her personal and pro... View more info

Image for Unexpected Blessings

Unexpected Blessings

By: Bradford, Barbara Taylor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Collins: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14020182

ISBN: 0007134347

Condition: Very Good


484 pages. Covers have light creasing and superficial rubbing/wear. Spine has moderate lean and moderate reading creases. Pages are reasonably tanned. Evan Hughes, Emma's American great-granddaughter, is trying to integrate into the powerful Harte family. She is caught between her estranged parents, her new family, and new love. But a dangerous enemy hovers in the background. Tessa Longden, Evan's cousin, is battling her husband for custody of their daughter, Adele. When Adele suddenly goes missing, Tessa is forced to seek help from her half-sister Linnet--a woman who has been her rival all th... View more info

Image for Tower of the King's Daughter - Book of Outremer Series #1

Tower of the King's Daughter - Book of Outremer Series #1

By: Brenchley, Chaz

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Orbit: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17100274

ISBN: 1857236920

Condition: Very Good


600 pages. Covers have light creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine has minimal reading creases. Pages are lightly tanned. Set in the Kingdom of Outremer, TOWER OF THE KING'S DAUGHTER draws upon rich veins of history, religion and politics, bringing a powerful and imaginative new voice to fantasy fiction. Forty years on from the establishment of the Outremer, trouble is stirring. The religious, determined to root out heresies within the kingdom, have made a base in their stronghold of Roq de Rancon, protected by the Knight Ransomers. And in this remote and secretive place, a ta... View more info

Image for Saskia's Journey

Saskia's Journey

By: Breslin, Theresa

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Corgi: 2005

Seller ID: 10060386

ISBN: 0552548650

Condition: Near Fine


226 pages. Lightly tanned pages. Saskia Granton is intrigued by an invitation to visit her mysterious great-aunt Alessandra up on the Scottish coast. It's a chance to rediscover her lifelong love of the sea, but Saskia also slowly realizes how little she really knows about her roots. Somehow, she needs to understand the past if she is to find the direction she needs for her future. Just as the sea must eventually give up its bounty, so too her great-aunt must reveal the secrets of the past - the terrible toll of lives claimed by the sea, and the very personal tragedy that left Alessandra herse... View more info

Image for The Children's Book

The Children's Book

By: Byatt, A.S

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Chatto & Windus: 2009

Seller ID: 18070108

ISBN: 070118390X

Condition: Good (ex-library)


615 pages. Last 2 pages slightly loosen. Ex-library with usual marks, stamps, stickers. Covers have moderate creasing. Edges of covers have superficial edgewear and corners are lightly bumped. Spine is uncreased. Cover is protected in clear, self-adhesive laminate. Page edges are lightly browned and slightly soiled. Pages are lightly tanned and lightly creased. Olive Wellwood is a famous writer, interviewed with her children gathered at her knee. For each of them she writes a separate private book, bound in different colours and placed on a shelf. In their rambling house near Romney Marsh they... View more info

Image for Tales From The Town Of Widows & Chronicles From The Land Of Men

Tales From The Town Of Widows & Chronicles From The Land Of Men

By: Canon, James

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Collins: 2007

Seller ID: 15100263

ISBN: 0007241097

Condition: Very Good


340 pages. Covers have light creasing. Spine has minor lean. Pages are lightly tanned. story about a group of women in a Colombian village who find their lives changed while their husbands and sons are away fighting a deadly civil war. The women of Mariquita - made widows when their men are swept away by the army or rebel forces - learn hard lessons about love and survival. Forced to grow in extraordinary ways, they challenge the tenets of male-dominated society, discover power with all its pitfalls and strive to create an entirely new social order, an all-female utopia. Their narrative is pun... View more info

Image for The Bride Finder

The Bride Finder

By: Carroll, Susan

Price: $6.00

Publisher: USA, Fawcett: 1999

Seller ID: 11050573

ISBN: 0449003884

Condition: Good


403 pages. Edgewear to covers. Reading creases to spine. Moderate spine lean. Anatole lives on the steep crags of Cornwall, trapped in isolation by his legacy and powers. Surrounded by only a handful of servants and his dogs, he has never ventured far from the thick stone walls of his castle. Now, as part of timeless tradition, Anatole must turn to his former tutor and distant cousin, Septimus Fitzleger, also known as the Bride Finder, a man blessed with the power to find the one woman who is Anatole's destiny. Madeline Breton is that chosen bride and has come to Cornwall to meet her new husba... View more info

Image for The Cross-Country Quilters

The Cross-Country Quilters

By: Chiaverini, Jennifer

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2009

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 14100282

ISBN: 1439148910

Condition: Very Good


367 pages. Covers have light creasing. Spine is uncreased. Edges of pages are lightly browned. Readers of "The Quilter's Apprentice" and "Round Robin" have been enchanted by "Elm Creek Quilt Camp, " where women gather each year for quilting, friendship, and fun. The third in the Elm Creek Quilts series introduces the "Cross-Country Quilters, " a group of far-flung friends who pledge to complete a "challenge quilt" - symbolic of each woman's personal goals - in one year's time. These five women arrive at Elm Creek Manor hoping to find in their quilt lesso... View more info

Image for The Woods

The Woods

By: Coben, Harlan

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Orion: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 13020294

ISBN: 0752876368

Condition: Very Good


404 pages. Lightly tanned pages. Minor edgewear and creasing to covers. Twenty years ago, four teenagers at summer camp walked into the woods at night. Two were found murdered, and the others were never seen again. Four families had their lives changed forever. Now, two decades later, they are about to change again. For Paul Copeland, the county prosecutor of Essex, New Jersey, grief at the loss of his sister has only recently begun to subside. Cope, as he is known, is now dealing with raising his 6-year old daughter alone after his wife has died of cancer. Balancing family life and a rapidly ... View more info

Image for Lovers and Players

Lovers and Players

By: Collins, Jackie

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Simon & Schuster: 2005

Seller ID: 13060741

ISBN: 0743268032

Condition: Very Good


532 pages. Multiple copies of this title available. Covers have light creasing. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. Amy Scott-Simon, a beguilingly pretty young New York heiress, is engaged to marry Max Diamond, an older powerful real estate tycoon. At her bachelorette party, she runs into Jett, Max's younger half-brother who is fresh back from Italy, where he is a successful male model. They have no idea who each other are. A one night fling leads to complications and regrets. Meanwhile, Chris Diamond - a hot L.A entertainment lawyer - flies into... View more info

Image for No Worries

No Worries

By: Condon, Bill

Price: $31.00

Publisher: Australia, University of Queensland Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by author to a fellow author

Seller ID: 15110309

ISBN: 0702234915

Condition: Very Good


207 pages. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are reasonably tanned. Brian Talbot: seventeen, virgin, high school dropout, nightshift worker at the local dairy, in love. When life is kicking you down, you need to kick back, but when your old man lives in the shed in the backyard, and your mum has problems of her own, that’s not always easy. Sometimes, though, you just gotta hang in there, and you never know what might happen… Both humorous and confronting, Bill Condon has created a gripping urban tale of life, death, love, joy, and family, which reminds us all to ho... View more info

Image for Pandora

Pandora

By: Cooper, Jilly

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Australia, Random House: 2002

Seller ID: 11050697

ISBN: 0593046986

Condition: Good


609 pages. Tanned pages. Reading creases to spine. Creasing to covers. A novel about love, high living, intrigue and a missing painting. Raymond Kelvedon had been a dashing subaltern in 1944 when he had come across the glorious painting by Raphael depicting Pandora releasing the seven deadly sins into the world. The painting ended up on the bedroom wall of his beautiful home, Foxes Court, in the peaceful county of Larkshire. His tempestuous wife, Galina, entertained her lovers there as well as giving birth to her four children beneath its watchful gaze, but after her tragic and mysterious deat... View more info